Dolly Parton, Lisa Hannigan, Ed Harcourt And More Music Reviews
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Amazon working on music subscription service for $5 a month: Recode
(Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc is working on a music subscription service that would cost about $5 a month and would only work on its Echo hardware, tech news website Recode reported, citing sources. Amazon would like to launch the services in September, but has not finalized deals with major music labels and publishers, Recode reported. The Recode report said one sticking point, sources say, is whether Amazon will sell the cheaper service for $4 or $5 a month.
Jon Batiste Talks Sharing Music And Joy On CBS Sunday Morning
This article, Jon Batiste Talks Sharing Music And Joy On CBS Sunday Morning, originally appeared on CBS.com.Jon Batiste, the charismatic bandleader on The Late Show, stopped by CBS Sunday Morning to share his thoughts on music, joy, and maintaining a sense of self. ...
Music Monday (8/22): This Week's New Albums + Videos
Our guide to this week's (and last week's) album releases also features the week's top new music videos from artists like Frank Ocean, Metallica, and Coldplay, plus brand new streaming music from Phantogram, Pixies, Earl Sweatshirt, Cass McCombs, and more. Read and Post Comments | Get the full article at Metacritic
Samsung to close its music service Milk Music
Launched in 2014, Milk Music is a music streaming service created by Samsung exclusively for its mobile devices.
LeBron Jammed Out To The Best Music The '90s Had To Offer At His Wife's Birthday Bash
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Aping jazz greats, orangutan makes music Down Under
An orangutan living in an Australian zoo has created a jazz riff which his keeper hopes will help raise awareness about the plight of the hairy primates. Pij Olijnyk said he was constantly looking for ways to entertain Adelaide Zoo's 21-year-old Sumatran Orangutan called Kluet and was one day showing him some photos and videos on his phone. Just 7,000 Sumatran orangutans are estimated to be left in the wild, according to the zoo, which said the critically endangered species could become extinct within the next decade.
Apple Music posts new Frank Ocean video album
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) ? Apple Music has released new and long-awaited music from Grammy-winning singer Frank Ocean in the form of a 45-minute "visual album."
The top 10 songs and albums on the iTunes Store
iTunes' Official Music Charts for the week ending August 18, 2016:
Music Review: Arc Iris' new album is 'Kaleidoscopic'
Arc Iris, "Moon Saloon" (Bella Union)
Lin-Manuel Miranda to partner with Oscar-winner Alan Menken on music for "The Little Mermaid" reboot
American actor, composer, rapper and writer Lin-Manuel Miranda has signed on to co-produce and write songs for Disney's live-action reboot of "The Little Mermaid". The move will see Miranda working alongside Oscar-winning composer Alan Menken, whose credits include scores to Disney hits such as the original animated "The Little Mermaid", "Beauty and the Beast" and "Aladdin". Menken also wrote the iconic songs "Under the Sea" and "Part of Your World" with the late Howard Ashman for the original 1989 soundtrack (via Billboard).
Britney Spears to perform new song at MTV Video Music Awards
Britney Spears, who has been behind some of the racier moments of the MTV Video Music Awards, will return for the latest edition on August 28 with a new song. Spears on Tuesday announced the upcoming performance in a video on social media with references to her past VMA performances as a python slithered through her dressing room. Most famously, Spears stunned the 2003 VMAs by locking lips with Madonna.
DJ Khaled, Atmosphere, Young The Giant and More Music Reviews
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Britney Spears to perform at MTV Video Music Awards
NEW YORK (AP) ? Britney Spears is returning to the MTV Video Music Awards stage after 10 years.
Britney Spears Announces MTV Video Music Awards Performance
The promo video includes snippets of her past VMA mischief.
Is Apple Music's Upcoming New Feature Another Jab At Spotify?
Platforms like Spotify, Apple Music and Tidal are constantly in competition with each other to see who can get the most exclusive releases, and find the best way to entice listeners to choose their services. Now, Apple Music is introducing a new feature that appears to be a not-so-subtle jab in Spotify?s direction. Recently, Spotify announced a partnership with the lyrics-annotation website Genius, which allows fans to learn not only the words of their favorite songs, but also the specific meanings behind some of the more cryptic lyrics.
The top 10 movies on the iTunes Store
iTunes Movies U.S. charts for week ending August 14, 2016:
Pharrell Williams to Produce, Write Music for Fox 2000's 'Hidden Figures'
The Fox 2000 picture stars Taraji P. Henson and Octavia Spencer.
Hollywood Docket: In-Flight Music; Dr. Luke v. Kesha; Tracy Morgan
A roundup of entertainment law developments including an insurance company calling reports of Morgan's post-crash condition "overblown."
Music Monday (8/15): This Week's New Albums + Videos
Our guide to this week's (and last week's) album releases also features the week's top new music videos from artists like Massive Attack and Dinosaur Jr., plus brand new streaming music from Bon Iver, Green Day, M.I.A., De La Soul, and more. Read and Post Comments | Get the full article at Metacritic
'Sausage Party' Featurette: Seth Rogen and Alan Menken on the R-Rated Comedy's "Super Serious" Music
The composers resisted playing it for laughs when scoring the film.
Most-anticipated music shows worldwide for fall 2016
The weather might be getting cooler, but the anticipation for some of this year's eagerly-awaited music shows is heating up. Whether you're a rocker, a popper or a rapper, fall has some exciting performances (and even some music-based movies) lined up. Kicking off on August 25, Puff Daddy will be taking the Bad Boy Records family on tour, featuring performances of the record label's greatest hits by Lil' Kim, MASE, Faith Evans, Mario Winans, 112, Total, Carl Thomas, The Lox, French Montana and Puff Daddy himself.
Adele: I won't sing at Super Bowl; show 'not about music'
LOS ANGELES (AP) ? Multiple Grammy Award-winning singer Adele says she turned down an offer to perform at the 2017 Super Bowl halftime show.
Warner Music Group Eyeing Move to Los Angeles' Downtown Arts District
Executives are considering leasing space in the Ford Factory at 7th Street and Santa Fe Avenue, say sources.
Callers on hold hear school orchestra's music in Connecticut
GREENWICH, Conn. (AP) ? Callers who are put on hold at Greenwich Town Hall in Connecticut can now enjoy some Mozart, compliments of the high school's string ensemble.
Jack White to unveil previously unreleased music
Jack White, the multidisciplinary musician with eight Grammy Awards to his name, has announced "Acoustic Recordings 1998-2016," a career-spanning catalogue to be released on double CD, double LP, and digital platforms next month. The album will be relased via Columbia and Third Man Records. The Third Man label was launched by Jack White in Detroit, Michigan, in 2001, and opened its current headquarters in Nashville, Tennessee, in 2009.
Barbra Streisand Sings 'The Sound of Music' Classic with Jamie Foxx in Brooklyn
"I cannot say how incredible this moment for me to be onstage with you."
Hit maker Timbaland producing music for fitness brand Zumba
NEW YORK (AP) ? Hit-making producer Timbaland is used to people dancing to his beats at nightclubs, and now fans will get a chance to move to music he specifically designed for working out through a new partnership with Zumba.
MTV Video Music Awards to honor Rihanna
The MTV Video Music Awards will honor pop diva Rihanna with its Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award, which recognizes an artist's cultural impact, the network said Thursday. Rihanna will receive the award and perform at the annual awards extravaganza to take place on August 28 at New York's Madison Square Garden, MTV said in a statement. Rihanna, while just 28, has emerged as one of the most successful musicians of her era.
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